Chief Financial Officer Hyper-Scale Digital Analytics Business

Harmonic Group Ltd
Central London, UK
14 Feb 2019
14 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Level of qualification
Newly qualified, Qualified
Chief Financial Officer | Hyper-Scale Digital Analytics Business | £185-250,000 Harmonic Finance are proud to be working on an exclusive basis with one of Europe's premier data analytics businesses. The business is profitable. The company have developed a market-leading digital SAAS product which has been making waves in both the B2B and B2C segments of the market. Having completed a recent successful VC raise they are seeking an experienced CFO to lead them into their next phase of global expansion. Company culture is values-driven and informal, with the CEO having a refreshingly humble management and leadership style Please note that you must have experience (as a 1 or 2 in Finance) of scaling a business from a turnover of circa £30-35 million to in excess of £70 million. Demonstrating an understanding and successful delivering of multi-site, hyper-growth is the key here. You will form part of an executive board of four. The Role As you will be inheriting a high-functioning Finance team which includes a talented Financial Controller, Finance Director and FP&A colleagues, your role will be split between Strategy (c.70%) and Fundraising/Exit planning (c.30%). Although headquartered in Kings Cross, please note that occasional travel to the USA, South Africa etc will be required (est 5 working days every 6 weeks). What we need to see (Essential): ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified Past experience of working as Head of Finance, Finance Director or CFO within a rapidly scaling business. Direct experience of leading successful Venture Capital fund raises (must be in excess of £1 million) What we'd like to see (non-essential): SAAS, Online Marketplace or Digital Product industry experience. Past experience of a successful trade or private equity exit would be looked upon favorably.

Kings Cross

£185,000-£250,000 base (no bonus) Interview process: 1st stage interview with Charlie Walker (Harmonic Finance MD), followed by first stage face-to-face interview with the CEO and COO week beginning 04/02/19.